Topics this week: Newly discovered rogue security threats, search engine poison, important Adobe Reader updates, and more.
Let me save you the trouble. It’s not real exciting, isn’t real pretty, and I doubt anyone will be switching browsers because of this new release.
Provided there are no major glitches, I’m sure IE9 will settle into place without fanfare or interruption of IE’s ever dwindling market share.
Want more options when you right click a file in Windows Explorer? Try FileMenu Tools! Veronica shows you how to add any command you can think of to your context menu on today’s Tekzilla Daily.
By John Dodge
I have been screaming about Verizon getting the iPhone, but HTC’s Droid Incredible smartphone is shutting me up.
By Bill Pytlovany
As a security researcher one area I’ve always cared about is the use of tech in domestic violence cases. My regular readers know how I feel about people who advocate keyloggers as a parental tool.
Our friends at Tekzilla are covering CES 2010 in Las Vegas.
Check out all of their latest videos about the cool new computer hardware, gadgets & technology.
HP has announced the recall of 70,000 lithium ion notebook batteries. Is your model on this list?
According to yesterday’s release from the Consumer Product Safety Commision, the recall was driven by “two reports of batteries that overheated and ruptured, resulting in flames/fire”
Check out our world famous video of what happens when a laptop catches fire.
An all new 3D Video Test has been added to PC Pitstop OverDrive.
Now you can measure your graphics capabilities as they relate to the requirements of high end games or business work stations. Find your World Ranking for all hardware in one test. Pitstop does it all, does it fast, and does it FREE
According to the FTC, 10 million Americans will be the victims of identity theft this year
The fourth track from the PC Pitstop Tachometers addresses the hardship and pain felt by victims of this crime.
The follow up to the mega-hit debut of The PC Pitstop Tachometers. In the spirit of George Jones, Merle Haggard & Loretta Lynn – The Tachometers offer a Grand Ole Opry spin on one of today’s hottest issues.
New Free Driver Scan
Best Free Software
$1000 Secret Message
Vista, ME & Bologna
10 Online Shopping Mistakes
Research: Aging Drivers
Driver Survey Results
Survey: Peace on Earth & a New PC
Tip: Clear Your Google Tracks!
Tip: Use Gmail for FTP
Tip: Quick Launch Bar
PC Pitstop Exclusive: Notebook PC Explodes
Full Test Overhaul
Playing With Fire III
Authority on the Dangers of Li Ion Batteries Speaks Out
New One Stop Resource for Safer Computing
Research: Analog Modems Finally Obsolete?
Tip: Make your Internet experience safer, faster and smarter
Tip: Save Hard Drive Space and Open Files Faster
PC Pitstop’s Full Tests Overhaul
Microsoft Windows Vista and Security
P2P File Sharing Software
Thanks for the Survey Feedback
Windows Tip: International Characters
Five Things You Need to Know about Spyware
Antispyware pioneers on the decline
New Spyware Deep Scan available at PC Pitstop
State of Texas to Sony: “Stop Making Spyware”
Rob on Pod
Broadband Marches Ahead
Security Tip: Use a Blank Password
New Tests and Site Navigation
PC Pitstop Punts Popups
P2P and Spyware
Live Tech Support Available
No Relation to MyPCTuneup.com!
Performance Tip: Prune Your Prefetch
Improve your Internet connection speeds
Update your anti-virus file
PC Pitstop opens its e-commerce doors
Updates to our PC diagnostics and tests
Cool stats from our database